Employment opportunities for geotechnical engineers holding graduate degrees from The University of Texas at Austin continue to be excellent. Almost all of our recent graduates have been able to secure suitable positions before graduating. Our graduates are working throughout all areas of the United States and in diverse locations around the world. Our graduates, with a solid academic preparation, are highly sought after by premiere geotechnical engineering consulting firms, academic institutions, research organizations, government agencies, and other potential employers. Overall, given the robust economy, there has never been a better time to be entering the geotechnical engineering field.